- American Library Association (ALA)
- Massachusetts Library Association (MLA)
- Special Libraries Association (SLA)
- Special Libraries Association New England Chapter
- Association of Research Libraries (ARL)
- ACRL African American Studies Librarians Section (AFAS)
- Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA)
- Black Caucus of the American Library Association – Connecticut Chapter (BCALA-CT)
- Black Caucus of the American Library Association – New Jersey Chapter (BCALA-NJ)
- California Librarians Black Caucus (CLBC)
- New York Black Librarians Caucus (NYBLC)
- North Carolina Library Association (NCLA) Round Table for Ethnic Minority Concerns (REMCo)
- Pennsylvania African-American Library Association
- New England Library Association
Selected Publications About Librarians of Color
- Barksdale-Hall, Roland C. Navigating the new leadership frontier: African American librarians and service in the 21st century. Urban Library Journal v. 11 no. 2 (Spring 2002) p. 47-60.
- Dawon, Alma. Celebrating African-American Librarians and Librarianship. Library Trends, (June 2000).
- Honma, Todd. Trippin’ Over the Color Line: The Invisibility of Race in Library and Information Studies. InterActions: UCLA Journal of Education and Information Studies v. 1 no. 2 (2005) p. 1-26.
- Kniffel, L. To be black and a librarian: talking with E. J. Josey. American Libraries v. 31 no. 1 (January 2000) p. 80+
- Speaking of History: The Words of South Carolina Librarians
- Thornton, Joyce K. African American female librarians: a study of job satisfaction. Journal of Library Administration v. 33 no. 1/2 (2001) p. 141-64.
African-American History Resources
- The Birmingham News Special Report: “Unseen. Unforgotten.”: Never before published photos from the Civil Rights Era.
- The Digital Librarian
- Purdue University : Black Cultural Center
- Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection of Afro-American History and Literature
- Schomburg Center for Black Culture
- The African-American Migration Experience
- Auburn Avenue Research Library on African-American Culture and History
- Documenting the American South
- African-American Websites – Diversity & Ethnic Studies
- African-American Odyssey
- The Martin Luther King, Jr Papers Project
- Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
- Amistad Research Center
Books by African-American Authors and Related Sites